The cellular identity of niche cells that regulate hematopoietic stem cell (HSC) self-renewal and differentiation has been debated for several years. Two recent studies in Nature (Ding and Morrison, 2013; Greenbaum et al., 2013) have shed light into the bone marrow stromal subsets making CXCL12, a chemokine critical for HSC maintenance.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Cell Stem Cell|
|State||Published - Apr 4 2013|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Medicine
- Cell Biology